Posts made in October, 2013

Thank you!

Posted by on Oct 22, 2013 in Uncategorized | 37 comments

A few weeks ago, I posted a request on this blog for anyone who might be interested in voting for Yalsa’s 2013 Teens’ Top Ten List. The votes were counted and today, Yalsa announced their winners and, THE FALSE PRINCE took 2nd place, coming in behind the amazing, Printz-award winning CODE NAME VERITY by Elizabeth E. Wein. 2nd PLACE! You did that – YOU! At first I was like… And then I was like…   And always, for reading, and voting, and recommending these books to others, to each of you, I will say… If you want to see the entire Top Ten (and they are...

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Reading Week!

Posted by on Oct 14, 2013 in Uncategorized | 40 comments

Teen Read Week goes from Oct 13 – 19. Are you ready? Whether you’re a teen or not, here are five things you can do this week: 1. Read. Well…duh, right? 2. Recommend a favorite book to your friend. If you’re encouraging others to read a great book, then peer pressure is great! 3. Go to the library, especially if your library is participating in the event. 4. Talk to your English teacher about Teen Read Week. Spread awareness! 5. Go HERE and vote for your favorite book off the list. (If The False Prince happens to be that book, then great, please vote – but there are other amazing...

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